Seminar : "Quality of life in rural areas: experiences and co-operation".

Organised by the Leader+ Observatory, this first seminar addressed the topic of "Quality of life in rural areas" to those Local Action Groups (LAGs) who have opted to carry out projects under this theme. The seminar offered the opportunity for LAGs and National Network Units to meet, exchange ideas and learn about the experiences from other Member States.


Programme [PDF en | fr | de]

Introductory Session

Project Presentations

Project presentation no. 1: LAG Alto Oltrepò (Italy Lombardia) - "Taxibus": Transport available on request

Themes: transport, services

Project presentation no. 2: LAG Tyne Esk (UK, Scotland) - "STORE - Art project": sculpture workshop for young people

Themes: culture, young people

Project presentation no. 3: LAG Consorci Ripollès (Spain, Catalonia) - "Tailored work for the disabled"

Themes: disabled, integration

Project presentation no. 4: LAG I samma Båt (Finland) - "Utö": Living island year around

Theme: welcoming new inhabitants and visitors

Project presentation no. 5: LAG LAG Assesse-Gesves (Belgium, Wallonia) - "Local services": knowing and promoting existing services and proposing new ones tailored to the population's needs

Theme: services

Project presentation no. 6: LAG Vallées des Gaves (France, Midi-Pyrenées) - "The green tracks of the gaves Valleys": turning old railroad tracks into green ways available to all

Themes: environment, tourism

Closing Session